Tag: International Criminal Court

“Historical” trial opens with ex-Guinea military ruler blamed for 2009 stadium massacre

September 29, 2022

Former Guinean president and military ruler Moussa Dadis Camara and 10 other men are set to face trial for a 2009 stadium massacre that saw ... Read More

Coalition Set up to Protect Rights of Children in Polisario-Controlled Tindouf Camps

February 14, 2022

Child rights activists, university professors, journalists and civil society advocates have set up lately a coalition dedicated to the protection of the rights of children ... Read More

Libyan authorities reject the candidacy of Gaddafi’s son

November 25, 2021

Libya's electoral authority on Wednesday rejected the candidacy of Seif al-Islam for the presidential election scheduled for December 24. Wanted by the International Criminal Court ... Read More

Sudan: International Criminal Court Prosecutor Visits Darfur

June 1, 2021

Fatou Bensouda met with authorities and representatives of communities affected by the genocide. The Gambian jurist is nearing the end of her term, but she ... Read More

Gbagbo, Blé Goudé “are free to return to Côte d’Ivoire”, President Ouattara says

April 8, 2021

President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d'Ivoire on Wednesday gave the green light for his arch-rival ex-president Laurent Gbagbo and his former youth minister Charles Blé ... Read More

Mali: ICC grants 1.8 billion CFA francs for compensation and reparation of Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi’s victims

November 30, 2020

Four years after the International Criminal Court (ICC) sentenced Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi to nine years in prison for war crimes and the destruction ... Read More

ICC prosecutor seeks war crimes charges against Malian jihadi

July 9, 2019

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday asked judges to approve war crimes and crimes against humanity charges against a Malian jihadi ... Read More

US revokes ICC chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda’s visa

April 5, 2019

The United States has revoked the entry visa of the international criminal court’s chief prosecutor, her office has said on Thursday. Fatou Bensouda has been ... Read More

Ex-Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo acquitted at ICC

January 16, 2019

Presiding Judge Cuno Tarfusser of the International Criminal Court on Tuesday ordered the immediate release of the 73-year-old Gbagbo and Ble Goude, following the judgment ... Read More

Libya: Gaddafi’s son vows to sue Qatar before ICC

October 18, 2017

Saif Al-Islam, son of Mummar Gaddafi has vowed to drag Qatar before the International Criminal Court (ICC) for the role the tiny rich Gulf country ... Read More